Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics100% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive177% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 12:29
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-6700K-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 121
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 365
QC Float 408
QC Mixed 394
88% 389 Pts
MC Int 575
MC Float 688
MC Mixed 631
94% 631 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 309
Reflection 292
Parallax 353
100% 318 fps
MRender 194
Gravity 289
Splatting 209
100% 231 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 100%
Great: 113%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
103GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 507 277 275 275 273 270 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
177% Outstanding
Read 1,388
Write 1,162
Mixed 556
SusWrite 313
190% 855 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 51.6
195% 71.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,034
DQ Write 902
DQ Mixed 626
563% 854 MB/s
Poor: 145%
This bench: 177%
Great: 234%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 190 190 189 190 191 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 152
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 190
113% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 109%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
217GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 176 175 177 177 173 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 205
Write 159
Mixed 87
SusWrite 175
114% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 109%
Great: 116%
WD My Passport 1TB
789GB free, PID 0748
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 42 42 42 42 41 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
20.8% Poor
Read 37.5
Write 39
Mixed 29.7
SusWrite 41.6
51% 36.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
94% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 20.8%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 4x8GB-$265
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
81.3% Excellent
MC Read 29.6
MC Write 31
MC Mixed 25.5
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 31.4
SC Mixed 24.2
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 61.8
65% 61.8 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 111%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical STRIX Z270E GAMING Builds (Compare 13,086 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $383

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $1,429
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